The table below looks at the statistics for OpenBSD skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenBSD over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OpenBSD
Rank 314 - 331
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OpenBSD 4 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.036% - 0.016%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.13% - 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 2
Average salary £25,000 - £26,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £52,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +61.53%
OpenBSD
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Operating Systems Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
3086 3266 3491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 27.68% 26.80% 27.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2724 2937 3246
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £31,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

OpenBSD
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OpenBSD across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

OpenBSD Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

OpenBSD
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OpenBSD across the City of London region.

OpenBSD Salary Trend in the City of London

OpenBSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing OpenBSD also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OpenBSD.

1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Solaris
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Apache
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) FreeBSD
1 4 (100.00%) SMTP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 4 (100.00%) Nagios
1 4 (100.00%) OSPF
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 4 (100.00%) Zope
1 4 (100.00%) Plone
1 4 (100.00%) Games
1 4 (100.00%) Debian
1 4 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (100.00%) Web Design
1 4 (100.00%) SSH
1 4 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 4 (100.00%) Web Development
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) IMAP
1 4 (100.00%) Reverse Proxy
1 4 (100.00%) Network Security

OpenBSD
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing OpenBSD also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OpenBSD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) Apache
1 4 (100.00%) Zope
1 4 (100.00%) Plone
1 4 (100.00%) nginx
1 4 (100.00%) ejabberd
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) SMTP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) OSPF
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 4 (100.00%) SSH
1 4 (100.00%) IMAP
1 4 (100.00%) Reverse Proxy
1 4 (100.00%) Network Security
1 4 (100.00%) Asterisk PBX
1 4 (100.00%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
1 4 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (100.00%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Emacs
General
1 4 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (100.00%) Administrator
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Solaris
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) FreeBSD
1 4 (100.00%) Debian
1 4 (100.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Web Design
1 4 (100.00%) Web Development
1 4 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Varnish
1 4 (100.00%) SpamAssassin
1 4 (100.00%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Nagios
1 4 (100.00%) HAProxy
1 4 (100.00%) Ansible
1 4 (100.00%) Ganeti
1 4 (100.00%) Bacula
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) HP